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Code: BH/20/0984 Sexual Activity and the Mental Capacity Act

This course will give participants and overall understanding of how the Mental Capacity Act 2005 applies to issues of sexual activities.

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1 03 December 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Microsoft Teams Map

Code: BH/20/1579 Domestic Abuse: An introduction to risks assessment, safety planning and Coersive Control (EVENT FULL)

This half day session will explore how Domestic Violence and Abuse (DVA) and Coersive Control can present and affect people's lives and the role of professionals in intervening safely. Attendees will consider how to respond to disclosure of domestic abuse with empathy and how to assess someone's immediate safety, build an initial safety plan, refer to and liaise with specialist services. There are a number of courses that are also available on the learning gateway to further develop skills and specialist knowledge within this field.  

This course is primarily for frontline workers looking to increase their knowledge of DVA and who have a role in building support plans with a client who may have experienced domestic abuse.

Typically this level of training is for nurses, accident and emergency doctors, adult social care staff, ambulance staff, children's centre staff, children and family social care staff, GPs, mental health professionals, midwives, health visitors, paediatricians, health and social care professionals in education (including school nurses), prison staff and alcohol and drug misuse workers. In some cases, it will also be relevant for youth workers.

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1 08 December 2020 13:00 - 17:00 Zoom Map

Code: BH/20/1289 BHSCP - Gangs, Youth Violence, Knives and Criminal Exploitation Awareness Training

Addressing gang crime and youth violence has been identified as a national priority and frontline staff and those working with children and young people are well placed to identify individuals at risk of gang involvement and to provide timely support and interventions to support them. This course will be facilitated by Excelsior Safeguarding CIC and will be suitable for anyone who works with children, young people or families within the Sussex area to equip you with the knowledge and tools you will need to support vulnerable young people.

These sessions will be presented via Microsoft Teams - the presenter will contact attendees 24hrs before the training to provide the invite details.

The session will be run in two 2 hours segments with a break of 45-60 mins between them.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 December 2020 10:00 - 15:00 Microsoft Teams Map

Code: BH/20/0696 Safeguarding Adults - Update

This update is for staff who have attended the safeguarding adults basic awareness training in the last 3 years and need a refresher.

The course is a reminder of the main principles of adult safeguarding in line with the Care Act and the Making Safeguarding Personal approach. It explores practice issues regarding abuse or neglect to adults, including the responsibilities of staff in preventing and reporting this. This course is aimed at frontline staff who support adults.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 December 2020 09:30 - 13:00 Skype for Business Map

Code: BH/20/1601 Domestic Abuse Whole Family- Basic awareness briefing (EVENT FULL)

This course is aimed at all practitioners working with families or individuals in a universal setting e.g. education, housing, early help, community voluntary sector, the police and health to provide core knowledge about domestic abuse and how it impacts on the whole family. There are a number of courses that are also available on the learning gateway to further develop skills and specialist knowledge within this field. 

This course will cover:

  • Definitions of Domestic abuse, coercive control, so called ‘Honour based violence’ and stalking- including definitions, stats/myths
  • Perpetrator presentations and typologies
  • Impact and experiences of domestic abuse for victims, perpetrators and children
  • Practice tips in asking the question and responding to a disclosure
  • Very basic safety planning resources- hand out of top tips for basic safety planning and local and national support available
  • Explain the terms DASH RIC and MARAC, slide with links for adult and child safeguarding
  • Links to other courses available leading from this- risks assessment, impact on children, HBV, FGM, LGBT, BME communities etc… 

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 15 December 2020 10:00 - 11:30 Zoom Map

Code: BH/20/0708 Safeguarding Adults - Basic Awareness (EVENT FULL)

This course looks at the main principles of adult safeguarding in line with the Care Act and the Making Safeguarding Personal approach. It explores practice issues regarding abuse or neglect to adults, including the responsibilities of staff in preventing and reporting. This course is aimed at customer facing staff who support adults. 

If you require refresher training, please book a place on Safeguarding Adults Update instead.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 December 2020 13:00 - 16:30 Skype for Business Map

Code: BH/20/1123 Adults CPD - Decision Making and Partnership Working in Health, Social Work and Social Care; Practice with Older People

To express an interest in this module please request a place by the 10th July 2020.

This module offers learning and further professional development opportunities for health, social work and social care professionals who work with older people. The module enables students to analyse and critically reflect upon the dilemmas within their own work-based contexts, alongside colleagues undertaking similar or related roles. The teaching will include current law and policy, theoretical perspectives, good practice and research findings in the field of practice with older people, with a focus upon critical application to own practice and agency context. A reflective, analytic and evaluative approach will be central to learning.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 January 2021 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
2 14 January 2021 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
3 10 February 2021 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
4 10 March 2021 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map
5 28 April 2021 09:30 - 16:30 University of Brighton Map

Code: BH/20/1280 Safeguarding Adults: Being Caused to Undertake a Safeguarding Enquiry

This course is for people working in Adult Social Care who may be “caused to” carry out a Section 42 Safeguarding Enquiry by the Local Authority.

This includes all Adult Provider Services in the local authority & the Private and Voluntary sector. It is also relevant to others who may be “caused to” enquire for example, Occupational Therapists and Care Managers who work for the Local Authority.

This is a virtual, interactive small group course where your questions and input are welcome.

Our aim is to learn together, share our knowledge and skills to ensure that we feel equipped to look into a situation where someone may have experienced abuse or neglect. To plan what we need to do to reduce risks in our service and help the person at the centre of the enquiry to understand what happened and what steps we have taken in order that they have the outcome they hope for.

This course looks at:

·         your role and responsibilities in relation to undertaking Safeguarding Enquiries at the request of the Local Authority. We will look at the nature of requests from the Local Authority Causing you to Enquire and what guidance you can expect to receive from the Local Authority. 

·         Exploring good practice in relation to involving the person (& or their representative) who may have experienced abuse or neglect, ensuring that their views, wishes and outcomes are at the centre of the Enquiry.

·         We will identify and discuss how to apply good practice principles in relation to Making Safeguarding Personal, Professional Curiosity and the six principles of:  Empowerment, Protection, Prevention, Participation, Partnership and Accountability.

·         Planning and conducting an enquiry taking into account the Nature, Scope and Purpose of the Enquiry which the Social Worker/Lead Enquiry Officer will have outlined.

·         You will be reminded of your responsibilities if you are an Employer in relation to DBS reporting and identifying of People working in a position of trust (PIPOT)

·         You will have the opportunity to think through how you will structure the Summary of your Enquiry so that this is accessible to those who will read it.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 19 January 2021 09:30 - 13:15 Microsoft Teams Map
2 21 January 2021 09:30 - 13:15 Microsoft Teams Map

Code: BH/20/1290 BHSCP - Gangs, Youth Violence, Knives and Criminal Exploitation Awareness Training (EVENT FULL)

Addressing gang crime and youth violence has been identified as a national priority and frontline staff and those working with children and young people are well placed to identify individuals at risk of gang involvement and to provide timely support and interventions to support them. This course will be facilitated by Excelsior Safeguarding CIC and will be suitable for anyone who works with children, young people or families within the Sussex area to equip you with the knowledge and tools you will need to support vulnerable young people.

These sessions will be presented via Microsoft Teams - the presenter will contact attendees 24hrs before the training to provide the invite details.

The session will be run in two 2 hours segments with a break of 45-60 mins between them.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 20 January 2021 10:00 - 15:00 Microsoft Teams Map

Code: BH/20/0934 Safeguarding Adults: Being Caused to Undertake a Safeguarding Enquiry

This course is for people working in Adult Social Care who may be “caused to” carry out a Section 42 Safeguarding Enquiry by the Local Authority.

This includes all Adult Provider Services in the local authority & the Private and Voluntary sector. It is also relevant to others who may be “caused to” enquire for example, Occupational Therapists and Care Managers who work for the Local Authority.

This is a virtual, interactive small group course where your questions and input are welcome.

Our aim is to learn together, share our knowledge and skills to ensure that we feel equipped to look into a situation where someone may have experienced abuse or neglect. To plan what we need to do to reduce risks in our service and help the person at the centre of the enquiry to understand what happened and what steps we have taken in order that they have the outcome they hope for.

This course looks at:

·         your role and responsibilities in relation to undertaking Safeguarding Enquiries at the request of the Local Authority. We will look at the nature of requests from the Local Authority Causing you to Enquire and what guidance you can expect to receive from the Local Authority. 

·         Exploring good practice in relation to involving the person (& or their representative) who may have experienced abuse or neglect, ensuring that their views, wishes and outcomes are at the centre of the Enquiry.

·         We will identify and discuss how to apply good practice principles in relation to Making Safeguarding Personal, Professional Curiosity and the six principles of:  Empowerment, Protection, Prevention, Participation, Partnership and Accountability.

·         Planning and conducting an enquiry taking into account the Nature, Scope and Purpose of the Enquiry which the Social Worker/Lead Enquiry Officer will have outlined.

·         You will be reminded of your responsibilities if you are an Employer in relation to DBS reporting and identifying of People working in a position of trust (PIPOT)

·         You will have the opportunity to think through how you will structure the Summary of your Enquiry so that this is accessible to those who will read it.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 February 2021 09:30 - 13:15 Microsoft Teams Map
2 11 February 2021 09:30 - 13:15 Microsoft Teams Map